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Address: Off the coast of Port Antonio, Port Antonio, Jamaica

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Think "Jurassic Park" minus the dinosaurs

Navy Island was once a beautifully landscaped island with a hotel and a number of small bungalows for rent. The vegetation has won the contest, and the lush plants and trees have... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2015
Chapel Hill, NC, USA

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Canton, Michigan
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20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Navy Island is a small overgrown island just off the bay of the Errol Flynn Marina. There is nothing to do or see there. Believe me! I lived just across the water from it for 3 years. Sommetimes some locals organize parties over there but I would not recommend going.

Thank kpratt0
London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Gorgeous wildlife and natural habitat with beautiful quiet beaches for swimming, you have to take a boat across from the Marina to visit but it's worth it!

Thank Lotus005
Berlin, Germany
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2015

I made tour with the people from Germaican Hostel. It was great to see the resort from Errol Flynn. Nice Nature, big palm trees, old ruins.

1 Thank Carmen D
Chapel Hill, NC, USA
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Navy Island was once a beautifully landscaped island with a hotel and a number of small bungalows for rent. The vegetation has won the contest, and the lush plants and trees have absorbed much of the introduced species into the local biosphere. A fun place to walk around and explore, with a couple of small beaches on the north side,... More 

2 Thank jdplus33
Hayward ca
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35 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2014

It was ok can't really say much more.... not a lot to do there than walk around.. no restaurant, no bar no nothing... disappointing :(

Thank BooblaJean
Swellendam, South Africa
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 August 2013

it just a small island with not too many things to see or do. Maybe is better spend the day at the beach

Thank W3828CMpeters
Poway, California
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21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2013

Navy Island was at one time owned by Errol Flynn, the actor who sailed into Port Antonio, fell in love with the city and ended up buying Navy Island. It is about a half-mile from the Errol Flynn Marina. There used to be a hotel on the island but it has ceased operation and until recently, the city's coast guard... More 

2 Thank Vern T
Chicago, Illinois
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53 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2013

Wear better shoes than flip flops. There are rough trails and they are continuously overrun with jungle. Not sure if there are actual caretakers to the property once owned by the later actor Errol Flynn. Portions of a ruined resort, as well as Flynn's home/pool are still visible and accessible, but beware of dangers due to rotting wood, hornets nest...A... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2013

I enjoyed trekking to the beach on the far side...It was beautiful. I also enjoyed the beautiful views of the rest of Port Antonio from there.

3 Thank lornasa
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2012

Apparently there is an old abandoned hotel but not a lot else - you might get a local to take you but no idea what for

1 Thank AndMandy

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